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What are sitemaps?

A sitemap is nothing more and nothing less than a listing of every page that is at a known URL and the URL is…

website.com/sitemap.xml

For example: BillBelew.com/sitemap.xml.

Why does your website need one?

Your website needs one for the same reason every other website does.

This article is part of a series about local SEO marketing. For access to all the articles in the series, click on the link in the prior sentence.

It is used by the search engine spiders as a guide for what pages on the a website to crawl.

When you publish a sitemap, you make it easier for the search engines to index your site.

How do you create one?

Make it easy and get the Google XML Sitemaps pluging.

Once you install and active the plugin, it will create a sitemap and update every time a new post is published.

To learn more details about the various topics, select the links above.

 

You will find much more information about local SEO marketing by reading the entire series of articles.
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